MSU Financial Aid Office
Code of Conduct
The primary goal of the financial aid professional is to help students achieve their educational potential by providing appropriate financial resources. We exemplify the highest level of ethical behavior in helping students and families find the best ways to pay for college and demonstrate the highest level of professionalism. We take great pride in our essential task of helping our students and families determine the best ways to meet their educational expenses.
The Financial Aid Professional shall:
10. Promote the free expression of ideas and opinions, and foster respect for diverse viewpoints within the profession.
11. Commit to the highest level of ethical behavior and refrain from conflict of interest or the perception thereof.
12. Maintain the highest level of professionalism, reflecting a commitment to the goals of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators.
Expanded guidelines are available in NASFAA’s Statement of Ethical Principles and Code of Conduct for Institutional Financial Aid Professionals and Code of Conduct for Institutional Financial Aid Professionals.